Announcements of ϲʻ system leadership changes, employee recognition and personnel news.

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  • Student regent Joey Sweet recognized for exceptional service

    July 08, 2019

    Last month, Stephen "Joey" Sweet ended his two-year term as the student member of the University of Alaska Board of Regents. The regents recognized his passionate and exceptional service to the board with a resolution of appreciation during the February 28-March 1 meeting.

  • ϲʻF Graduate Student Cachet Garrett joins Board of Regents

    July 08, 2019

    Gov. Mike Dunleavy appointed Cachet Garrett as the student representative for the University of Alaska Board of Regents on May 30. Her term began June 1.

  • Barb QasuGlana Amarok

    Barb Amarok hired as Northwest Campus director

    June 19, 2019

    Barb QasuGlana Amarok has accepted the position of director of the Northwest Campus, in Nome, after an extensive recruitment effort. She will begin her new role Monday, June 24.

  • Keith Champagne will take on a new role as leader of the Alaska Nanooks intercollegiate athletics program.

    ϲʻF announces new leadership for Nanooks athletics

    June 18, 2019

    University of Alaska Fairbanks Chancellor Dan White has announced that Keith Champagne will take on a new role as leader of the Alaska Nanooks intercollegiate athletics program.

  • Lori Klein

    Lori Klein Selected as ϲʻS Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs

    May 30, 2019

    The University of Alaska Southeast (ϲʻS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Lori Klein as the new Vice Chancellor of Enrollment Management and Student Affairs (EMSA). Klein assumes the new role on June 10.

  • Alaska State Legislature Honors Merritt Helferrich's Legacy

    May 16, 2019

    The Alaska State Legislature recently passed a resolution to honor the life and legacy of Merritt Helferrich. During his time at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, Helferrich served as associate director of the Geophysical Institute at ϲʻF and project director of the International Arctic Research Center building project.

  • Regents’ Adjunct Awards

    Adjunct instructors honored for teaching excellence

    May 03, 2019

    Recognizing their excellence in teaching, eight adjunct instructors were awarded Regents' Adjunct Awards.

  • 2019 Staff Make Students Count Honorees

    May 03, 2019

    Staff members lay the foundation for our students' success. From providing emotional support when a student is discouraged or help with applying for financial aid, ϲʻ staff members support just about every aspect of our students' experience.

  • John Bania, Darroll R. Hargraves join ϲʻ Board of Regents

    April 19, 2019

    On Thursday, April 18, the Alaska Senate/House Joint Committee confirmed John Bania and Darroll R. Hargraves as members of University of Alaska Board of Regents. Gov. Michael Dunleavy appointed Regent Hargraves on January 3, and Regent Bania on February 1.

  • Fred Villa earns vocational training award

    April 10, 2019

    Associate Vice President for Workforce Programs Fred Villa was recently honored with a statewide award recognizing his tireless and heartfelt efforts to advance career and technical education in Alaska. Commissioner Tamika Ledbetter presented him with the David G. Stone Postsecondary Career and Technical Education Administrator of the Year Award during the Alaska Workforce Investment Board in February.